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Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Hummel Planetarium


USA , KENTUCKY , RICHMOND
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Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU)


Type: School
Opened in 1988

Address: 521 Lancaster Avenue - Richmond, KY 40475
Country: USA
Email: hummelplanetarium@eku.edu
Phone: +1 859-622 1547

Website: https://planetarium.eku.edu/
     
                 







194 seats









Tilt 27°

Dome of  20.6m




Technical
Digital system Sky-Skan : Definiti multi channel
Software: DigitalSky 2
Video system Barco : 5+1
Meridian resolution 4.0 K

Facilities
Gift Shop Hummel Space Shop

Operation

History

- Nov. 16, 1988: Opening: Spitz Space Voyager/164 seats
- Dec. 2014: Spitz Voyager replaced by 38 seats and exhibit in the lobby
- May 21, 2015: grand re-opening: Fulldome

Last major evolution: 2015: Digital

Comments


Latitude: 37°43'49" N  -  Longitude: 84°18'13" W  -  Altitude: 302m

Previous installation

last update: 08/08/2022

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